People enrolled to vote in the Ashburton District, New Zealand

By age group, as at 30 June 2016 & 2019

Definitions

Electoral roll: list of people who have enrolled to vote. New Zealand has two electoral rolls: the Māori Electoral Roll and the General Electoral Roll.
The general roll is open to all voters. The Māori roll is open to voters of Māori descent. No one can be on both rolls at the same time.

Data calculation/treatment

Enrolment statistics are as at the last day of the month June 2019.
The population statistics by age group and area are sourced from Stats NZ and are estimated using 2013 Census data.

Limitations of the data

The proportion of estimated eligible population enrolled can be above 100% as the latest population estimates and projections are based on the 2013 Census, therefore they are subject to error.

Data provided by

Electoral Commission

Dataset name

Enrolment Statistics: Monthly enrolment by Territorial Authority and Electorate June 2019

Webpage:

https://elections.nz/stats-and-research/enrolment-statistics/enrolment-by-general-electorate/

How to find the data

At URL provided, the last month Enrolment by general electorate table is displayed. The complete timeline dataset can be requested via email from the Electoral Commission.

Import & extraction details

File as imported: Enrolment Statistics: Monthly enrolment by Territorial Authority and Electorate June 2019

From the dataset Enrolment Statistics: Monthly enrolment by Territorial Authority and Electorate June 2019, this data was extracted:

  • Sheet: Sheet1
  • Range: G2:L67897
  • Provided: 164,820 data points

This data forms the table Elections - Monthly enrolment by Territorial authority and age group Jan 2016–Jun 2019.

Dataset originally released on:

July 2019

About this dataset

Enrolment statistics are published every month by the Electoral Commission showing how many people are currently enrolled to vote in each general electorate, Māori electorate, local council district, and council voting area.